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Big Blue River
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TitleBig Blue River
AbstractShort description of the Big Blue River, called in 1804 the "Blue Water River" by Lewis and Clark on their exploration of the Louisiana Territory.
NotesWe set out early, the river falling a little, the wind from the S. W. Passed the mouth of a Small river on the L. Side above the upper point of a Small Island, called Blue Water River, this river heads in Praries [sic] back with the Mine River about 30 yd. wide.
AuthorReuben Gold Thwaites
DateMay 12, 1905
SourceOriginal Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, 1804-1806
LocationMVSC 917.8 L67t-2
Local SubjectBig Blue River
Lewis and Clark Expedition
Item TypeBook
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Item ID104366
CONTENTdm number2409
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